Michigan Tech faculty and staff presented a live tour of the FEI 200kV Titan Themis S-TEM facility on Facebook last Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Introducing the tour was Kelley Christensen, science and technology publications writer for University Marketing and Communications. Steve Hackney, a professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, talked about the […]
The new FEI 200kV Titan Themis S-TEM is installed an operational. We are training users on the conventional TEM operation mode now. The new S-TEM specialist, Dr. Pinaki Mukherjee, will start work in early January 2018.
Joseph Vermeylen is a new lab assistant in the Electron Optics Facility, working under Owen Mills. I am a dual major in Chemistry and Materials Science and Engineering. I am interested in polymers and ceramics along with crystalline materials with unique chemistries. I transferred from Washtenaw Community College in 2015, began finishing my chemistry degree, […]
Construction is wrapping up at the new facility located on the west end of Michigan Tech’s Advanced Technology Development Complex (ATDC) on Sharon Avenue. A first coat of paint has been applied to the ducts. The new west entrance is shown. Suspended ceiling work has begun, most of the ductwork and piping are done, and […]
CH 5660/MY5660—Surface Science and Spectroscopy Course Syllabus College of Science and Arts/College of Engineering Fall 2017 A newly acquired PHI 5800 X-ray photoelectron spectrometer (XPS) adds to the surface analysis capabilities of ACMAL. The PHI 5800 XPS is equipped with a dual source anode (Al and Mg), a hemispherical analyzer, for XPS and AES analysis, […]
Construction of the new building to house the high resolution STEM/TEM has begun. The new facility will be located on the west end of Michigan Tech’s Advanced Technology Development Complex (ATDC) on Sharon Avenue. The 200kV Titan Themis Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope (STEM/TEM) was funded through an NSF-MRI grant. It is a true atomic resolution […]
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Erinn Smith is a new lab assistant in the Electron Optics Facility, working under Owen Mills. My name is Erinn Smith. I am an undergrad in Michigan Tech’s Biochemistry and Molecular Biology program and I expect to graduate in Spring 2018. I’m originally from Wabasha, Minnesota. I’m an EMT at Michigan Tech, vice president of […]
Michigan Tech has entered into a purchase agreement with electron microscope manufacturer FEI to procure their 200kV Titan Themis Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope. The electron microscope is configured with two aberration correctors making it capable of 80 picometer image resolution. This is true atomic resolution. Important options include the Super X four spectrometer x-ray analysis […]
Danielle Langdon is a new lab assistant in the Electron Optics Facility, working under Owen Mills. My name is Danielle Langdon. I am currently an undergraduate student in Michigan Tech’s Chemistry program. I’ve lived in the Copper Country for half of my life now and graduated from Hancock Central High. While I was in high […]